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Stories from April 2, 2014, ordered approximately by votes that day.
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1. 0^0 (askamathematician.com)
506 points by hansy on Apr 2, 2014 | hide | 248 comments
2. Microsoft Will Soon Bring Back The Start Menu In Windows 8.1 (techcrunch.com)
371 points by zastrowm on Apr 2, 2014 | hide | 290 comments
3. Amazon Fire TV (amazon.com)
388 points by ndrake on Apr 2, 2014 | hide | 381 comments
4. Tarsnap price cut (daemonology.net)
320 points by cperciva on Apr 2, 2014 | hide | 157 comments
5. -2000 lines of code (folklore.org)
317 points by chanux on Apr 2, 2014 | hide | 139 comments
6. Zed: The Next Phase (zedapp.org)
304 points by softmodeling on Apr 2, 2014 | hide | 122 comments
7. Shutting down Ubuntu One file services (canonical.com)
298 points by endijs on Apr 2, 2014 | hide | 203 comments
8. Crowdfunding the Novena Open Laptop (bunniestudios.com)
292 points by kevs on Apr 2, 2014 | hide | 74 comments
9. A group of 3,000 citizens is making better forecasts than CIA analysts (npr.org)
297 points by sizzle on Apr 2, 2014 | hide | 135 comments
10. Microsoft introduces Universal Windows apps (wmpoweruser.com)
284 points by chris-at on Apr 2, 2014 | hide | 183 comments
11. WinJS: the Windows Library for JavaScript (microsoft.com)
279 points by camus2 on Apr 2, 2014 | hide | 131 comments
12. ipython 2.0.0 (ipython.org)
273 points by kseistrup on Apr 2, 2014 | hide | 56 comments
13. Announcing TypeScript 1.0 (msdn.com)
265 points by kjbekkelund on Apr 2, 2014 | hide | 115 comments
14. Haste language (haste-lang.org)
259 points by kruipen on Apr 2, 2014 | hide | 73 comments
15. Any female engineers in San Diego interested in showing my daughter their work?
239 points by niels_olson on Apr 2, 2014 | hide | 162 comments
16. My First Year of Coding (jenniferdewalt.com)
239 points by jenniferDewalt on Apr 2, 2014 | hide | 113 comments
17. What it is like being the only engineer in a meeting [video] (laughingsquid.com)
222 points by nate_martin on Apr 2, 2014 | hide | 112 comments
18. Microsoft unveils Windows Phone 8.1 with personal assistant Cortana (thenextweb.com)
204 points by msoliman on Apr 2, 2014 | hide | 117 comments
19. How the secret police tracked my childhood (bbc.com)
189 points by ghosh on Apr 2, 2014 | hide | 56 comments
20. My Surreal UberX Experience (tomtunguz.com)
185 points by ASquare on Apr 2, 2014 | hide | 42 comments
21. April Fools: migrate Apache Subversion project over to the git repo (apache.org)
170 points by yuvadam on Apr 2, 2014 | hide | 98 comments
22. Wu-Tang Clan Offered $5M for New Album Only Available as One Copy (pitchfork.com)
167 points by cityzen on Apr 2, 2014 | hide | 118 comments
23. CryptoCat iOS Application Penetration Test [pdf] (isecpartners.github.io)
168 points by secalex on Apr 2, 2014 | hide | 131 comments
24. Affordable, automatic sit-to-stand desk (kickstarter.com)
143 points by k-mcgrady on Apr 2, 2014 | hide | 107 comments
25. [dupe] This is how an engineer feels when he's surrounded by idiots (cnet.com)
134 points by jtoeman on Apr 2, 2014 | hide | 74 comments
26. Btrees are the new black (me.net.nz)
133 points by jjh42 on Apr 2, 2014 | hide | 41 comments
27. Working From Home? Here's an Extra Shot of Focus (livingsocial.com)
133 points by tvalent2 on Apr 2, 2014 | hide | 50 comments
28. There is a pure HTML Gmail, and it still works (plus.google.com)
131 points by amaks on Apr 2, 2014 | hide | 89 comments
29. Show HN: I built this notifying device – electronics, code, design, marketing (notifon.net)
129 points by clement87 on Apr 2, 2014 | hide | 57 comments
30. Microsoft Updates Visual Studio (techcrunch.com)
119 points by kanche on Apr 2, 2014 | hide | 59 comments

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